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What Are Wide Trail Tires?

The bicycle industry has reinvented the wheel multiple times over the past couple years, looking to find the perfect tire and rim size for everyday trail riders. Plus-sized tires (2.8- to 3.25-inch wide tires) quickly grew in popularity due to the benefits of high air volume and increased traction and stability. On the other hand, […]

Five First Ride Films for Friday – Mountain Bike Action

Mountain Bike Action First Ride Video Series Devinci Django 29  Mountain Bike Action’s First Ride on the all-new Devinci Django 29. Sporting Boost 157 hub spacing, an updated geometry and a 120 millimeters of Split-Pivot suspension, the Django sets its sights on being a well-rounded trail bike built to handle it all. Specialized Stumpjumper First […]

MOBIUS X8 Wrist Brace

Mobius Braces continues to redefine wrist protection with the X8 Wrist Brace, now offered in the new Storm Grey color. Using the same revolutionary Continuous Cable Routing System (CCRS) seen in the X8 Knee Brace, this brace has been specifically designed to progressively resist hyper extension as well as excessive lateral and medial bending of […]

ONE FRAME, TWO DIFFERENT VERSIONS?

“When we started development on the new Oiz, back in 2016 at the World Cup in Vallnord, we knew what the process would be like. Complicated, painstaking and one that would create internal stress. That Oiz was already a World Champion and improving on that is always a sensitive endeavor. But we were motivated. At […]

Mallorca’s Treasures featuring Amir Kabbani

GT Wingman Amir Kabbani travels to the small island of Mallorca, where the weather is hot, the towns are busy but the trails, dirt jumps and spectacular scenery are prime for riding his GT Force. THERE ARE SO MANY WAYS TO GET MOUNTAIN BIKE ACTION Mountain Bike Action is a monthly magazine devoted to all […]

Knolly 2019 Grassroots Program – Sign Up Today

2019 marks the 6th Anniversary of the Knolly Grassroots (GSR) Program, and we are super excited about the upcoming season and the future of the program. We have had a great year and made some exciting new changes to the program. We are stoked to welcome back past team riders, and recruit new members for […]

First Ride Santa Cruz Bronson – Mountain Bike Action Magazine

Born in 2013, the Santa Cruz Bronson shook up the mountain bike market with its in-between wheel size, known as 650B. Promising the best qualities of the two the most popular wheel sizes of that time, 27.5″ wheels became the the obvious choice for that versatile trail machine. With a nod of the hat to […]

First Ride: Shimano’s All-New 12-Speed XTR

First Ride: Shimano’s All-New XTR Group-set  Shimano announced their all-new XTR M9100-series group in late May, but, it wasn’t until a month after the release that Shimano invited the media to Crested Butte, Colorado, arguably the birthplace of mountain biking along with Marin County, to see and ride their new race inspired components. While a […]